Monday, October 17, 2016

Leadership Quote of the Week - Colin Powell

I know I've shared this before, but it bears repeating. Leadership is about solving problems, not just for yourself, but your people as well. That's why Colin Powell's Leadership Lesson #2 is so strong. Thankfully, my wife found another way to share it:

Thanks to Erin Morey for the meme.

That picture is from shortly after we deployed to Iraq in 2003. I replaced a Lieutenant who was relieved for cause, and found myself immediately in a leadership lesson factory. Hopefully your first experience with leadership wasn't in quite so difficult and unforgiving an environment!

Take care of your people. Listen to them, show that you care. Your team will do more for you than you can possibly know. 

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